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Food, people and society

a European perspective of consumers" food choices

by Lynn Frewer

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Published by Springer in Berlin, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food consumption forecasting,
  • Food preferences

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: 2001.

    Statementedited by Lynn J. Frewer, Einar Risvik, Hendrik Schifferstein
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27039375M
    ISBN 103642074774
    ISBN 109783642074776
    OCLC/WorldCa751525787

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